HOW ACQUIRED: Transferred from Saprissa on March 7, 2018.
Mora is a talented young left back who possesses very good technical and physical qualities. He should battle for a starting role in D.C.
OUTSIDE MLS: The 25-year-old scored one goal and recorded two assists in 83 appearances in all competitions for Deportivo Saprissa in the Liga de Fútbol de Primera División (2014/2015 - 2017/2018). Mora helped Deportivo Saprissa win two Costa Rican Invierno Championships in the 2015/2016 (14 appearances) and 2016/2017 (38 appearances) seasons.
INTERNATIONAL: Mora played in the Costa Rican Youth National Team and most recently appeared in the 2015 CONCACAF Men’s Olympic Qualifying Championship as an Under-23 player. He made appearances in all three group stage matches against Mexico (4-0 loss on Oct. 2, 2015), Honduras (2-0 loss on Oct. 4, 2015) and Haití (1-1 draw on Oct. 7, 2015). The defender represented Costa Rica in the 2015 Toulon Tournament, 2014 Central American and Caribbean Games, 2013 Central American Games, 2011 Pan American Games, 2011 FIFA Under-20 World Cup, 2011 CONCACAF Under-20 Championship and the 2009 Under-17 FIFA World Cup.